The Ultimate Handheld GPS for Boating; Coastal Charting and inReach Satellite Communication Capabilities
Garmin's GPSMAP 86sci Marine Handheld GPS with Bluechart g3 coastal maps and inReach Communication capabilities is a water resistant, floating handheld with a 3" sunlight viewable display that allows for 2-way satellite text communication and the ability to send an SOS in an emergency! This simple to use GPS will show you where you are on a Coastal chart, even in extreme conditions, and has the ability to communicate through satellite if the need arises.
The GPSMAP 86sci with inReach communication comes preloaded with Garmin Bluechart g3 maps for the coastal US and provides both Garmin and Navionics detail. If you desire additional mapping such as Topo, HuntView, Street mapping or Inland Lake coverage, simply purchase an additional Garmin map card. The single microSD card slot allows you to add additional maps from one of Garmin's extensive mapping options. While the 86sci comes preloaded with coastal coverage, Inland Lake coverage can be added with the Garmin LakeVu G3 chart. LakeVu G3 provides basic chart detail for over 18,000 US lakes throughout the US. Please note that the Garmin 86 series provides limited support of the LakeVu G3 charts.
Included with every GPSMAP 86 series are Garmin's navigation sensors including a Digital Compass showing your heading even while standing still, Barometric Altimeter showing changes in pressure and Accelerometer showing speed.
Added reassurance with inReach! Garmin's GPSMAP 86sci comes with built in inReach Satellite technology allowing you to send and receive two-way text messages, track and share your trips! Plus, in case of an emergency you can send an interactive SOS for emergency help from a 24/7 global monitoring center. Depending on plans and services selected, you can even receive marine weather forecasts enabling you to make an educated decision on whether or not to continue on with your exploration based on current or upcoming conditions.
Stay Connected - with WiFi, ANT and Bluetooth you can ensure you are always connected. With Bluetooth you can pair with a compatible smartphone to receive texts, emails and other notifications right on your handheld. Plus, with WiFi, ANT and Bluetooth you can pair your Garmin GPSMAP 86 with the Garmin Explore website for cloud management of your favorite waypoints, tracks and routes, as well as simple wireless updates! Utilize Bluetooth connectivity for Garmin’s Active weather for up-to-date forecasts, including predictive maps for temperature, wind, precipitation and clouds — right on the handheld when connected to Garmin Connect Mobile.
A great option as a stand alone unit or as an add on to a Garmin Marine setup, this unit can pair and stream boat data from compatible chartplotters and instruments. View real time data right on your handheld, and even use it as a remote control for Garmin Autopilot and select Fusion products. An internal, rechargeable li-ion battery provides up to 35 hrs battery life in 10 minute tracking mode and up to 200 hrs in expedition mode. 10,000 Waypoints, 250 Routes and track logs capable of 20,000 points - 250 saved gpx tracks and 300 saved fit activities the GPSMAP is a top choice! For a simple, rugged and reliable unit to take out on the water while staying connected to love ones and emergency personal if needed look no further than Garmins GPSMAP 86sci!
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- GPSMAP 86sci handheld with U.S. Coastal g3 Maps
- Powered Mount
- USB to microUSB cable
- USB to 2-Pin cable
- Mounting Hardware
- One Year Warranty
- Detailed g3 coastal maps for the U.S.
- 3” Sunlight Viewable Display
- Two Way Text Communication and SOS with inReach technology
- Active Weather Notifications when paired with Garmin Connect Mobile
- Built In Sensors – Compass, Altimeter and Accelerometer
- Size: 2.7"W x 7.0"H x 1.7“D
|# Of Waypoints||# Of Routes||Track log||Receiver Type||Display Size||Manuals and Instructions|
|10,000||250||20,000 points 250 saved tracks||High Sensitivity GPS receiver||Color 3" Diag. 240 x 400||Click Here|
Product Accessories for Garmin GPSMAP 86sci Marine Handheld GPS
Garmin LakeVu G3 Charting covers over 18,000 US Inland Lakes and over 16,000 US Lakes with up to 1-foot contours.
This convenient Garmin carrying case is a great option for storing and protecting your compatible handheld GPS unit.
Garmin High Speed Multi-Charger with 2 USB ports. Use the 12v female outlet for your GPS and the USB to charge your phone or other USB Device. USB Cable not included.
Garmin Belt Clip for eTrex 10, 20/20x, 25, 30/30x and 35, GPSMAP 64 Series, 66i, GPSMAP 86 series, inReach Mini and Explorer, Oregon 700/750/750T, Rino 750/755T.
Garmin Quick Release lanyard for Handheld GPS Unit
The Garmin Auto Friction Mount Kit comes with friction base, mounting arm and mounting bracket for your compatible handheld.
Keep everything in one place! The XS770 Deluxe Nylon Tote Bag is a must have for anyone with an Automotive GPS with up to a 7" Display or any other electronic device.
Keep your Garmin Handheld within reach with the Garmin Carabiner Clip. Clip to a belt or backpack for easy access!
Secure your compatible handheld GPS to a flat surface with this adjustable mount. Screws not included. The Garmin Marine Mount is compatible with: Garmin Alpha, Approach, Astro, Colorado, eTrex, GPSMAP, inReach, Oregon, and Rino series GPS units.
Garmin 24K Topo U.S. Southwest microSD/SD.
Including coverage of Utah, Colorado, Arizona and New Mexico.
Garmin 24K Topo U.S. West microSD/SD
Including Coverage of Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada and Hawaii.
Garmin Swivel Belt Clip for Handheld Units. Mount your compatible handheld device securely to your belt with this clip.
Garmin 24K Topo U.S. Northeast microSD/SD
Including Coverage of Wisconsin, Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine.
Garmin 24K Topo U.S. Southeast microSD/SD
Including Coverage of Delaware, Maryland, West Virginia, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Puerto Rico and Florida.
Garmin's Flotation Lanyard for Garmin Handhelds ensures your device is close by and secure when on the water. Includes quick-release connector.
Garmin MapSource TOPO U.S. 100K microSD/SD Card. 1:100,000 scale.
Garmin 24K Topo U.S. North Central microSD/SD.
North Central Region
Including coverage of Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Nebraska and Iowa.
Blank 8GB microSDHC with an SD card Adapter Datacard for programming.
The Whoosh Pocket Shine Kit is perfectly safe for cleaning electronics LCD and TV displays. Comes with spray cleaner and cleaning cloth.
Garmin Bluechart G3 Canada Chart on microSD/SD - HXCA600X
Garmin 24K Topo U.S. South Central microSD/SD
South Central Region
Including Coverage of Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Missouri and Arkansas
Pair your Garmin GPSMAP 86s, 86sc, 86i or 86sci with this simple one-handed, quick-release mount. Designed to power your compatible GPSMAP 86 unit, it uses the AMPS mounting pattern and includes an integrated cable with USB connection.
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